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  • Astrophage item sprite
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TypePet Summon
Use time19 Very Fast
TooltipSummons an astrophage to follow you around
Grants BuffAstrophageAstrophage
Buff tooltipLittle astral buggy
RarityRarity Level: 5
Sell 7 Gold Coin.png 20 Silver Coin.png
Summons Pet
Astrophage (Pet)
Astrophage (Pet).png

The Astrophage is a pet summoning item obtained from Astral Crates. It summons an astrophage to follow the player.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Astrophage is designed and named after bacteriophages, which are real life viruses known for their uniquely insectoid and mechanical appearance.
  • An astrophage-like enemy was originally developed by a community member named L0st_M1ner while Calamity 1.4's Astral Infection expansion was being planned. A pet version of that enemy was added to the Calamity's Vanities fan mod, prior to this redesigned Astrophage pet being added to Calamity proper.
  • The name Astrophage roughly translates to "star eater".